Year: 2006

NYFE Seasonal Chart

NYSE Composite (NYBOT): (High: Dec//Low: Jan) Market perks up after Labor Day as volume and vacationers return, looking for bargains. Charts courtesy of Moore Research Center, Inc. The contents herein are strictly the opinion of its writers and is intended…

Lean Hogs Seasonal Chart

Lean Hogs (CME): (High: May-Jul//Low: Feb-Mar or Aug-Sep) Slaughter lowest, reproductive activity and weight gain slowest during heat of June-August, with slaughter heavy in fall/spring. Slaughter patterns usually built into price structure, with June and July contracts priced high whereas…

Hogs

Hogs – World Supply and Demand Summary To view a table of this data, click here. To view the data on an individual country, click on that country’s name. China China is by far and away the largest hog-producing nation…

Corn

Corn – World Supply and Demand Summary To view a table of this data, click here. To view the data on an individual country, click on that country’s name. United States The United States is the largest producer of corn…

Cocoa Seasonal Chart

Cocoa (NYBOT): (High: Aug-Sep//Low: Jun) Cocoa beans ripen from October through August, with two crops typically harvested. The primary producing crop runs from Oct-Mar, with a smaller crop May-Aug. The June low coincides with deliveries against the July contract, the…

Ukraine

Ukraine – Cattle Supply and Demand Table (thousand metric tonnes) Information Courtesy of the USDA Economic and Statistics System. Year Production Imports Exports Slaughter 1982 0 0 0 0 1983 0 0 0 0 1984 0 0 0 0 1985…

India

India – Cattle Supply and Demand Table (thousand metric tonnes) Information Courtesy of the USDA Economic and Statistics System. Year Production Imports Exports Slaughter 1982 37920 25 25 4720 1983 38280 30 20 4930 1984 38670 35 20 5140 1985…

Contact Specifications | Trade Futures

OAT FUTURES Trading Unit 5,000 bu   Deliverable Grades No. 2 Heavy and No. 1 at par and substitutions at differentials established by the exchange   Price Quote Cents and quarter-cents/bu   Tick Size 1/4 cent/bu ($12.50/contract)   Daily Price…

Contact Specifications | Trade Futures

HEATING OIL OPTIONS Trading Unit Futures: 42,000 U.S. gallons (1,000 barrels). Options: One NYMEX Division heating oil futures contract. Trading Hours Futures and Options: 9:50 A.M. – 3:10 P.M., for the open outcry session. After-hours trading is conducted via the…